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  1. Add Interface Arts presents 'East Meets West' to your Itinerary

    Interface Arts presents 'East Meets West'

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Interface Arts is a network for artists in County Durham and the surrounding areas. This exhibition showcases works influenced by both the Oriental Museum’s collections and Durham University’s contemporary Western Art collections.

    Dates

    From:
    26 Sept 2019to15 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  2. Christmas Ornaments Workshops

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    Christmas and New Year

    Gilesgate, Durham

    Make your own set of snow white personalised polymer clay Christmas Ornaments with silver, gold or sparkly details. The workshops (£25 pp) are held in the lovely Colourbuzz studio in the historic setting of Vane Tempest Hall.

    Dates

    From:
    15 Nov 2019to20 Nov 2019Various Opening Times
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    22 Nov 2019Open 13:00 - 21:00
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    27 Nov 2019Open 13:00 - 21:00
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    29 Nov 2019Open 13:00 - 21:00
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    4 Dec 2019Open 13:00 - 21:00
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    10 Dec 2019Open 13:00 - 21:00
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    13 Dec 2019Open 13:00 - 21:00
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    17 Dec 2019Open 13:00 - 15:30
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    17 Dec 2019Open 18:30 - 21:00
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    20 Dec 2019Open 13:00 - 15:30
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    20 Dec 2019Open 18:30 - 21:00
  3. Add Norman Cornish Collage: Durham University Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish Collage: Durham University Palace Green Library

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    Participatory Event

    Durham

    Displayed in Palace Green Library are some of Norman Cornish's sketchbooks, a famous artist from County Durham. Celebrate the North East's heritage this weekend and the opening of this exhibition by making a different type of drawing, a collage.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 2019to17 Nov 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00
  4. Add Gorgeous Gifting at The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    Gorgeous Gifting at The Bowes Museum

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    Type:

    Arts & Crafts

    Barnard Castle

    Get ready for Christmas with this fun workshop from artist Colleen Vaux> Using layering and collage techniques, you'll learn how to create wonderfully vibrant cards, gift labels, boxes and notebooks.

    Dates

    From:
    17 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:30
  5. Christmas Craft Fair at Brancepeth Castle

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    Local Events

    Brancepeth

    The craft fair at Brancepeth Castle from 22 to 24 November not only offers the chance to see and buy work from the north’s finest craftspeople, it also gives an opportunity to see inside the castle with over 80 craftspeople showing what they have…

    Venue

    Brancepeth Castle, Brancepeth

    Dates

    From:
    22 Nov 2019to24 Nov 2019Various Opening Times
  6. Add Northern Poets: Durham University Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

    Northern Poets: Durham University Palace Green Library

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    Participatory Event

    Durham

    During our Norman Cornish exhibition we will have loads of fun events, including poetry readings! Write your own poem today, using Cornish's sketchbook as your muse, who or what will you write about? 13:00 - 15:00

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2019to24 Nov 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00
  7. Add Awesome Egyptians : Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

    Awesome Egyptians : Oriental Museum

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Come and see the Ancient Egyptian jewellery on display and make your own Egyptian collar necklace. Drop in 1-3pm, no need to book. Activities are included in normal admission prices and are generally suitable for children 5-11 years. Children must…

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00
  8. Add Upcycled Christmas at Bowlees Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    Upcycled Christmas at Bowlees Visitor Centre

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    Type:

    Christmas and New Year

    Barnard Castle

    Say no to glitter and tinsel.  Upcycle pre-loved clothes and fabric oddments to make a Christmas wreath.  Materials provided.  Booking essential. 10:00 - 16:00

    Dates

    From:
    24 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  9. Add Museum Book Group at The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    Museum Book Group at The Bowes Museum

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    Arts & Crafts

    Barnard Castle

    Everyone is welcome at this informal book group. We each bring a book and talk about it and have a lively discussion. Books can be on any subject, fiction or non fiction, contemporary or modern, poetry or prose. Please just drop in or email Judith…

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    26 Nov 2019Open 14:30 - 16:00
  10. Add Raby Castle: Christmas Craft Workshops with Victoria Connor to your Itinerary

    Raby Castle: Christmas Craft Workshops with Victoria Connor

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    Discover Durham Christmas Event

    Staindrop

    Come along and treat yourself or a loved one to the willow reindeer and Christmas decorations workshops. Learn the basic skills and techniques used to create willow entwined ornaments or get crafty with creating your own Christmas decorations.

    Venue

    Raby Castle, Staindrop

    Dates

    From:
    28 Nov 2019
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    6 Dec 2019to7 Dec 2019
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    14 Dec 2019
  11. Add Make Your Own Willow Reindeer: Raby Castle to your Itinerary

    Make Your Own Willow Reindeer: Raby Castle

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    Festive Event

    Staindrop

    Make your very own enchanting willow Reindeer, guided by our expert tutor. Learn the basic skills and techniques used to create this festive favourite and enjoy creating your own Reindeer that you can take home and adorn with fairy lights to…

    Venue

    Raby Castle, Staindrop

    Dates

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    28 Nov 2019
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    6 Dec 2019
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    7 Dec 2019
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    14 Dec 2019
  12. Add Walworth Castle: Christmas Market to your Itinerary

    Walworth Castle: Christmas Market

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    Christmas and New Year

    Darlington

    Come and join us at our Christmas Market, held within the grounds of Walworth Castle Hotel.

    Dates

    From:
    29 Nov 2019to1 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  13. Add Durham City's Annual Traditional Christmas Festival to your Itinerary

    Durham City's Annual Traditional Christmas Festival

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    Festival

    Durham City

    Durham’s Christmas Festival will bring festive cheer and plenty of shopping to the city from Friday 29th November to Sunday 1st December 2019.  It combines excellent Christmas shopping opportunities with a fabulous range of festive entertainment. 

    Dates

    From:
    29 Nov 2019to1 Dec 2019
  14. Add Etsy Made Local Durham to your Itinerary

    Etsy Made Local Durham

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    Christmas Markets

    Durham

    Etsy Made Local returns to Durham, UK on Saturday 30th November and Sunday 1st December 2019! The market will take place at the historic Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County, located in Durham's city centre.

    Dates

    From:
    30 Nov 2019to1 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
  15. Add Swashbuckling Swords: Durham University Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

    Swashbuckling Swords: Durham University Palace Green Library

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    Participatory Event

    Durham

    Palace Green Library stands on a World Heritage Site, famous for knights and soldiers. Search our Museum of Archaeology and find out all about swords that have been used throughout history. Decorate your sword, name it and take it home. 1-3

    Dates

    From:
    30 Nov 2019to1 Dec 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00
  16. Add Heroic Horses : Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

    Heroic Horses : Oriental Museum

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    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    See the stunning Chinese horse model on display and make your own galloping horse puppet.

    Drop in (any time between 1 and 3 pm) unless otherwise stated. This activity is included in the Museum admission price and is generally suitable for children…

    Dates

    From:
    30 Nov 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00
  17. Add Sisterhood Saturday at The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    Sisterhood Saturday at The Bowes Museum

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    Workshop

    Barnard Castle

    As part of The Power and The Virtue: Guido Reni's Death of Lucretia exhibition, the Elementary Sisterhood are sharing a story session and workshop.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    30 Nov 2019Open 11:00 - 14:00
  18. Add Christmas is Coming at Bowlees Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    Christmas is Coming at Bowlees Visitor Centre

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    Type:

    Christmas and New Year

    Barnard Castle

    Family-friendly Christmas activities.  Make cards and decorations with a natural twist and follow the trail to help Santa to find his reindeer.  Booking essential. 

    Dates

    From:
    30 Nov 2019Open 13:30 - 15:30
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    1 Dec 2019Open 13:30 - 15:30
    From:
    7 Dec 2019to8 Dec 2019Open 13:30 - 15:30
  19. Add Wooden Reindeer Making : Hardwick Park to your Itinerary

    Wooden Reindeer Making : Hardwick Park

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Sedgefield

    Join us in the education room to make a wooden reindeer to take home. All materials are gathered from the park.

    Venue

    Hardwick Park, Sedgefield

    Dates

    From:
    30 Nov 2019
  20. Add Winter Wonderland - Botanic Garden to your Itinerary

    Winter Wonderland - Botanic Garden

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham City

    Pick up a leaflet from the visitor centre and see what you can discover in the garden.  This is a self-led activity and subject to availability of spotter sheets.  10 - 4.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Dec 2019to23 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
    From:
    2 Jan 2020to31 Jan 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00